A disturbing video trending on social media has captured the moment some newly recruited soldiers vowed to deal with civilian they come across.
A Twitter user, with the username @Ibn_Rabiu_Jr shared the video on his page,as he shows concern over the content of the video. He wrote ;
So,this is actually what is coming out from the mouth of the people that are supposed to protect us.
We are really f*cked up in this country.”
In the viral video, the soldiers can be heard celebrating their recruit as they warn civilians not to cross their paths as they also threaten to flog civilians.
When one of the newly recruits was asked to give an some words of advice to the civilians, she said:
“They are very useless and hopeless. If I catch them, body go tell them. Tell them say make them no cross my lane o, if them try am”.
Another said in the video: “The worst thing on earth is to be a civilian.”
Another said “I’ll flog them. I’ll flog them,” when asked what she will do to erring civilians.
Nigerians reacting to the video, as started tagging the Nigerian Army, while some defended them, saying they were happy and no threat to the country.
So,this is actually what is coming out from the mouth of the people that are supposed to protect us. 💔💔😭😭😭
We are really fucked up in this country. @najibweeder @Autamusa_ @Babangiida1 @haidaer__ @celph_mayd @__usyy @GotoMarley @alamin_ghost @Xahraddeen_ Buhari Mamman Daura pic.twitter.com/t5zAXnZhuX
— ₦ØⱤ₮Ⱨ_ɎØɄⱤ_₥₳₮Ɇ (@Ibn_Rabiu_Jr) August 22, 2020